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Kevins Column

Top self build highlights at Grand Designs Live 2019 hosted by Kevin McCloud

Find top experts, specialist exhibitors and a wealth of inspiration for your self-build or renovation project all under one roof.
Home Improvements

5 best security lights

Bright lights: An illuminating look at the best security lights for peace of mind Image: Ring One of the most effective ways to add security to your...
Home Improvements

Schueco panoramic sliding doors...

When planning a new home, apartment, refurbishment or extension, one of the main priorities is to ensure that the interior is filled with light so that it...
Home Improvements

Driveways: A buyer's guide

There is more to designing your home’s entrance than providing a place to park a car Starting from scratch Image: This resin-bound gravel...
Home Improvements

Best dehumidifier to defeat...

Defeating damp – take the sting out of taking water out of the air with our buyer’s guide to the best dehumidifiers   Image: Ebac Many houses...
Self Build Homes

What is custom build?

If you’re interested in self-build but don’t want to go it alone, there is an alternative route that’s becoming more available in the UK, says Tom...
Self Build Homes

5 top tips for hiring and working...

Are you considering hiring an architect for your self build project? We spoke to HomeOwners Alliance to help you decide on whether you need an architect...
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Win a luxury spa for your home

Enter this exciting competition for the opportunity to own a fantastic Wellis Sun spa, worth £4,000 Image: The Wellis Sun spa, with its 26 massage jets...